News archive - March 2021

Monday, March 29, 2021

SYDE PhD student to receive Amit and Meena Chakma Award for Exceptional Teaching by a Student

The Amit and Meena Chakma Awards for Exceptional Teaching by a Student for 2021 will be presented to four student teachers this year. Jeff Casello, associate vice-president, graduate studies and postdoctoral affairs, and chair of the selection committee provided the report to the University's Senate on Monday this week.

Charbel Azzi

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Celebration of a Great Teacher's Life, Memorial for Prof. Igor Ivkovic

The faculty, staff and student community of the Waterloo Systems Design Engineering Department invite you to join them online to celebrate the many contributions of “Professor Igor”. 

Wednesday, March 24, 2021

Faculty member posthumously honoured

Igor Ivkovic will be recognized with one of four University of Waterloo Distinguished Teacher Awards at Spring Convocation 2021.

Monday, March 22, 2021

SYDE Exoskeleton research made it onto BBC news

The exoskeleton research of PhD student Brock Laschowski and Prof. John McPhee is featured by the BBC News. [Watch Video here]. 

The Systems Design Engineering research team also includes PhD student William McNally and Prof. Alex Wong.